Edward (Ned) Hallowell, M.D., is a child and adult psychiatrist and leading authority in the field of ADHD, he is the founder of The Hallowell Centers for Cognitive and Emotional Health and host of "Distraction" – a weekly podcast.
Our host and Dr. Ken Duckworth, the Chief Medical Officer for the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), exchange theories on why some Americans refuse to wear masks during the pandemic. Looking for mental health-related help? Learn about NAMI by clicking HERE. Is there a topic you'd like Dr. Hallowell to explore in a podcast? Write an email or record a voice memo on your phone and send it to connect@distractionpodcast.com. Learn more about our sponsor, OmegaBrite CBD. Distraction listeners can SAVE 20% on their first order with the code: Podcast2020. Shop online at OmegaBriteWellness.com. Distraction is created by Sounds Great Media. Our producer is Sarah Guertin and our recording engineer/editor is Scott Persson.
Mental illness is so prevalent in the U.S. that we now have a reduced life expectancy as a result of 2 specific causes, and the pandemic is only making things worse. Dr. Ken Duckworth, the chief medical officer for the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), joins Dr. H to talk about how his organization helps those with bipolar disorder, PTSD, OCD, schizophrenia, depression, thoughts of suicide, and other conditions. Looking for help? Learn about NAMI by clicking HERE. Is there a topic you'd like Dr. Hallowell to explore in a podcast? Write an email or record a voice memo on your phone and send it to connect@distractionpodcast.com. Learn more about our sponsor, OmegaBrite CBD. Distraction listeners can SAVE 20% on their first order with the code: Podcast2020. Shop online at OmegaBriteWellness.com. Distraction is created by Sounds Great Media. Our producer is Sarah Guertin and our recording engineer/editor is Scott Persson.
Encouraged by numerous emails from listeners, our host shares more about who he is and what he believes in. Is there a topic you'd like Dr. Hallowell to explore in a podcast? Write an email or record a voice memo on your phone and send it to connect@distractionpodcast.com. Learn more about our sponsor, OmegaBrite CBD. Distraction listeners can SAVE 20% on their first order with the code: Podcast2020. Shop online at OmegaBriteWellness.com. Distraction is created by Sounds Great Media. Our producer is Sarah Guertin and our recording engineer/editor is Scott Persson.
Dr. Carol Locke, the founder of OmegaBrite Wellness, returns to the podcast to answer some basic questions about CBD, including the different types that are available, how to start taking it, how long it lasts in the body, and other questions we've received from listeners. You will gain a clearer understanding of how CBD works and the best ways to incorporate it into your daily regime. Dr. Locke also shares some anecdotal evidence about the potential benefits of CBD for those on the autism spectrum.   This episode is made possible by our sponsor, OmegaBrite Wellness. Learn more about CBD by clicking HERE for a list of frequently asked questions. Shop OmegaBrite CBD online. Distraction listeners can SAVE 20% on their first order with the code: Podcast2020. Shop online at OmegaBriteWellness.com. Distraction is created by Sounds Great Media. Our producer is Sarah Guertin and our recording engineer/editor is Scott Persson.
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Episode Count
481
Podcast Count
4
Total Airtime
5 days, 2 hours
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Podchaser Creator ID logo 987811